Summer Capital - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Summer Capital


Baguio locals protest multi-level parking podiums, call for sustainable tourism

Sep 14, 2017 - 9:37 AM

In a bid to promote sustainable tourism the group is calling for growth oriented projects that are not made at the expense of the city s local and distinct character

FOR PEOPLE. Civil society organizations, students, and concerned citizens walk and encircle Burnham Lake as a sign of protest to the local government unit’s decision to transform areas within Burnham Park into car-parking spaces. Photo by Alexa Yadao/Rappler

Baguio sees lowest temperature since 2014

Feb 15, 2017 - 2:40 PM

The temperature in the City of Pines drops to 7 3°C on Wednesday February 15

Chilly Valentine's: Baguio temperature drops to 8.0°C

Feb 14, 2017 - 1:40 PM

It s the lowest temperature recorded in the City of Pines for 2017 and comes as people mark or ignore the Day of Hearts

A full moon shows at the mountain side of Quirino Hill in Baguio City this morning February 13, 2017, Pagasa announce that Temperature in City Of Baguio and other part of Cordillera Region will continues to experience a low temperature with 10 to 7 degrees Celsius according to Pagasa Weather. Photo By Mau Victa/Rappler

#PHVote: 'The Baguio we want'

Mar 04, 2016 - 10:24 PM

Students teachers and members of civil society and religious groups join hands to save the soul of the country s summer capital

Beautiful Baguio: What happened?

May 30, 2015 - 9:00 AM

As times goes by Baguio has come to gradually resemble other urban centers in the country It is suffering from what leading American intellectual Francis Fukuyama calls modernization without development